Solving inequalities

In this lesson, we will use the balancing method to solve inequalities. We balance the inequality by completing inverse operations to simplify the expressions.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Given that x = 6 and y = -5, which of the following statements is false? It may help to sketch a number line.

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Q2.Given that a = -3, which of the following statements is false? It may help to sketch a number line.

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Q3.Look at the diagram. Which of these statements is true according to the diagram?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Given that x = 6 and y = -5, which of the following statements is false? It may help to sketch a number line.

1/3

Q2.Given that a = -3, which of the following statements is false? It may help to sketch a number line.

2/3

Q3.Look at the diagram. Which of these statements is true according to the diagram?

3/3

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Quiz:

Solving Inequalities

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is the solution to the following inequality: x - 4 ≤ 10

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Q2.What is the solution to the following inequality: 3x + 4 > 10

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Q3.What is the solution to the following inequality: 4x + 4 ≥ 2x + 10

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Solving Inequalities

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is the solution to the following inequality: x - 4 ≤ 10

1/3

Q2.What is the solution to the following inequality: 3x + 4 > 10

2/3

Q3.What is the solution to the following inequality: 4x + 4 ≥ 2x + 10

3/3

Lesson summary: Solving inequalities

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